Meghan Markle's Got a 'Sexy' Pasta Sauce Hack You Have to Try

It's only four ingredients!

775197921SH068_Sentebale_Po

775197921SH068_Sentebale_Po

Photo by: Samir Hussein/Getty

Samir Hussein/Getty

We’re already pretty obsessed with Meghan Markle’s secret ingredients in the kitchen – her roast chicken did score her a prince, after all. Now we’ve come across her secret pasta hack, which she shared in an interview in her pre-royal years, and we can’t wait to try it.

Meghan Markle told Delish that she starts her "sexy, filthy" pasta sauce with a pretty common base – onions sauteed in some oil – before adding water, bouillon and, her secret ingredient, zucchini. She lets it simmer for four hours and the zucchini breaks down into a rich, creamy but deceptively healthy sauce!

Markle called the end result a “zucchini Bolognese,” a vegetarian spin on a meat sauce, which she tosses with pasta, seasons with salt, pepper, and lemon juice, then finishes with parmesan and red pepper flakes. “The sauce gets so creamy, you'd swear there's tons of butter and oil in it, but it's just zucchini, water and a little bouillon," Meghan said.

Now, we can only hope Markle's secret recipe is making its way into her royal life, too. The Duchess's niece, Princess Charlotte, is said to be a fan of pasta, so fingers crossed that the little princess is invited over for dinner with Aunt Meg and Uncle Harry soon!

Related Links:

Next Up

Meghan Markle Has To Do This Just to Grocery Shop

Celebrity status as a royal is tougher than we thought.

Meghan Markle Is Pregnant! Here's What We Think She Might Be Eating

Based on her usual diet, this is going to be one healthy baby!

Meghan Markle's (Super-Sane) Wedding Diet

The royal-to-be's fitness and nutrition plan is really reasonable.